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Marshall B. Gates Jr.

October 17, 1951 August 27, 2018
Marshall B. Gates Jr.
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Marshall B. Gates Jr., 66, of Wellington passed away Monday, August 27, 2018 at his residence with his family by his side following a brief illness. Marshall was retire from local 310 in 2009, he was a hard working man starting at the age of 10. He farmed for over 40 years, he had a wood business, and several other jobs working outside running machinery. Marshall enjoyed shooting pool , avid coon hunter competing with his beagles, loved the outdoors , farming cutting wood fishing , attending the Lorain County Fair, spending time with family and grandkids , he was always joking and making people laugh. Survivors include his wife Fay (nee Pilarsh); children Beverly (Joel) Rosipko, Jason (Trisha) Gates ;step children Terry (Melanie) Yee ,Jeremy (April) Yee, Josh (Jennifer) Yee; 5 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren and several step grandchildren; sister Bonnie (Mike) Burns; brother Alan Gates; brother-in-law Bill Finney; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Beverly and Marshall Gates; daughter Tina Gates; grandson Tyler Gates; sisters Connie Finney, Molly Pearl Gates. Celebration of Life 2PM Sunday, September 2, 2018 at Wellington American Legion 518 S. Main St. Wellington, OH. 44090. Arrangements were entrusted to the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, 440-322-4626. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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2:00 PM 9/2/2018 2:00:00 PM - 2:30 PM 9/2/2018 2:30:00 PM
Wellington American Legion

518 S. Main Street
Wellington, OH 44090

Wellington American Legion
518 S. Main Street Wellington 44090 OH
United States

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